Kids Classes

Art & Sew Class for Kids

Participants will design their own creatures and use their imagination. creating anything from dolls to monsters! First a pattern will be drawn and then particpants will turn that pattern into a huggable work of art by handsweing and embellishing to create personality. Both boys and girls from ages 7 - 10 will enjoy this class!

Creating Young Photographers

Come explore and learn the world of photography! This class teaches young students to have fun and gain confidence while learning how to take great photographs.

Class 1: Students will learn basic photography skills while exploring nature.

Class 2: Students will receive their developed photographs and decorate a frame for display at the Bay View Library.

Music N Motion

Children under 5 are invited to come with a caring adult to make music, dance, play instruments, and discover their SQ: Silly Quotients! Come once or come every week and experience the magic of making time for music!

Sweet Treats

Let your kids be "hands on" in creating fun, unique, delicious food. We will be baking and decorating with fun flavors and colors. Kids can be part of the creation process.

Toddler Yoga

A fun, yoga-based movement and music class for the pre-tot-lot set (18 months plus) to enjoy WITH an adult companion – Mommy, Daddy, Grandma, Sitter, etc. the accompanying adult will enjoy the fun too!

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The Bay View Association is located just outside of Petoskey, Michigan on the shore of Little Traverse Bay.

1715 Encampment Ave
P.O. Box 583
Petoskey, MI 49770

Phone: 231-347-6225



Our Mission

To be an institution in which Christian values and traditions are central; To enrich the human experience for individuals and families within Bay View and the surrounding community through a seasonal program of religious, educational, cultural and recreational opportunities; to provide a Christian perspective in a changing world.

The Bay View Association is a 501 (c)(3) nonprofit organization.

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